ASAP Rocky is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, actor, and music video director. He is a member of the hip hop collective A$AP Mob, from which he adopted his moniker.
ASAP Rocky real name is Rakim Athelaston Mayers and he was born on October 3, 1988.
ASAP Rocky awards.
Rocky has won a BET Award, two BET Hip Hop Awards, a MTV Video Music Award Japan and a MTVU Woodie Award, as well as being nominated for two Grammy Awards, six World Music Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards and two MTV Europe Music Awards.
ASAP Rocky age.
Asap is currently 32 years old ( October 3, 1988.
ASAP Rocky Height: 1.79 m.
ASAP Rocky personal life.
Asap Rocky dated Australian rapper Iggy Azalea in 2011 and 2012. In early 2013, Rocky began dating model Chanel Iman. In April 2014, they were reported to be engaged; however, they separated in June 2014.
In December 2020, it was rumored that Asap Rocky was in a relationship with singer Rihanna.
Rocky was a pescetarian. In 2012, he transitioned to a vegetarian diet with the help of his vegan manager after learning the horrors of the poultry industry. In his 2019 single “Babushka Boi”, Rocky stated he is now a vegan.
In December 2019, an alleged sex tape featuring Rocky was leaked.
ASAP Rocky Biography; Net Worth, Age Height, Rihanna, Awards, and more.
ASAP Rocky was born on October 3, 1988, in Harlem a neighborhood of Manhattan, New York. Asap father is from Barbados. He had an older sister, Erika B. Mayers, Mayers’ first name was taken from the hip hop artist Rakim, one half of the Eric B. & Rakim duo. His cousin is a fellow ASAP Mob member ASAP Nast.
Mayers started rapping at age nine, when he moved to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He learned how to rap from his older brother, who also wore the Hair twists hairdo that Mayers later adopted.
When Mayers was 12 years old, his father went to jail in connection with selling drugs; he died in 2012. When Mayers was 13, his brother was killed in Harlem.
The death inspired Asap Rocky to take rapping more seriously. Mayers grew up admiring Harlem-based rap group The Diplomats. He was also influenced by Mobb Deep, Three 6 Mafia, UGK, Run DMC, Wu-Tang Clan, and Bone Thugs-n-Harmony.
ASAP Rocky sold cannabis and crack while moving around homeless shelters with his mother and sister. At age 15, he was selling crack in the Bronx. After living for a period in a shelter with his mother in New York City, he moved to midtown Manhattan.
In 2004, Mayers served two weeks in Rikers Island for drug dealing, where he shared a cell with future rapper Casanova.
In December 2020, Asap Rocky and singer Rihanna started dating. Their dating rumors begun after the two stars shared the same hotel room.
Always Strive and Prosper.
Asap Rocky net worth is $6 million as at the year 2020.